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  • rose geranium.

    for me, this has been the summer of rose geranium. we grow it on the farm where i work and it’s been used with equal enthusiasm in flower bouquets and fruit jams. i can’t…

    September 20, 2011 11 Comments
  • oatmeal. reconsidered.

    this is not a story about breakfast. though it could be. oatmeal is for eating. i know. but sometimes it makes for a pretty good at-home spa treatment. and i’m kind of digging those…

    February 8, 2011 11 Comments
  • steam.

    today, a remedy.  i’ve had an awful head cold for the past few days. it’s the kind that’s made it hard to sleep, or even read. and has made me feel generally like someone…

    January 19, 2011 10 Comments